Explore your home

Knowing your home is the first step to keeping it safe. Learn more about the safety risks in each area of your home – and how to reduce them.

Living Room

Relax in the comfort of knowing your living room is both safe and cozy for you and your family. Follow these few simple tips keep your living room safe.

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Smell gas? Stop. Leave. Call.

Smell gas? Stop. Leave. Call.

If you suspect a gas leak or that a natural gas line has been damaged stop what you’re doing, leave the area immediately and call 911 and us.

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Hire a qualified professional

Have qualified professionals install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!


If you need to repair or replace a natural gas appliance, hire a qualified professional.

Repairing or replacing appliances

If you need to repair or replace a natural gas appliance, hire a qualified professional to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!

Be alert for carbon monoxide

Be alert for carbon monoxide

Regularly test your carbon monoxide detectors and replace the batteries and/or detectors as needed. Ensure your home has properly installed CO detectors on every level of your property and in every room where someone sleeps.


Properly store flammable materials away from natural gas and heat-producing appliances

Properly store flammable materials

Never use or store highly flammable materials in the same room as any natural gas or heat-producing appliances, including gasoline, spray paints, solvents, insecticides, varnish, cleaning products and pressurized containers.

Have a qualified professional inspect natural gas appliances for proper venting to avoid carbon monoxide exposure.

Check gas appliance venting

Have a qualified professional inspect natural gas appliances for proper venting to avoid carbon monoxide exposure. They can verify things are in good working condition.


Installing a programmable thermostat can save energy

Advantages of a programmable thermostat

Installing a programmable thermostat can save energy while you are away from home or sleeping and can bring your home back to a comfortable temperature when you are ready.

Have an emergency?

If you smell gas, think you have a gas leak, have carbon monoxide symptoms or have some other emergency situation, go outside and call 911 and then call us at 1-800-432-9515.